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Long-acting reversible contraceptives a safe alternative

by Cassidy McCombs, Contributor

March 8, 2017

With administration threats to defund Planned Parenthood and drastically alter the Affordable Care Act, many women are revisiting their birth control options. Of the numerous methods available, Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives...

Don’t believe the hype: Study linking birth control to depression not what it seems

by Sydney Sweeney, Staff Columnist

October 12, 2016

Hormonal birth control is safe, effective and available.

Women in California now have easier access to contraceptives

by Sydney Sweeney, Staff Columnist

April 27, 2016

It’s nothing but good news for women in California who want easier access to birth control. As of April 1, women of all ages no longer need to visit a physician to get the pill, patch or ring. Instead, they can visit a lo...

Men may soon be taking birth control

by Marissa Ochoa

October 16, 2013

“Are you on the pill?“ is a phrase that only women are asked. What would happen if the roles reversed and instead of men asking women about birth control it was the exact opposite? The idea seems almost absurd, but it’s...